The exhibition The Transported Man finds the common ground shared between art and magic — work dedicated to the practice of presentation, showmanship, and illusion being taken for transfiguration or wizardry.
In the absence of a properly functioning political system, it is ever more vital for art to bestow parity.
Here’s a small taste of what this vast country had to offer in art this year.
EAST LANSING, Mich. — It’s most intuitive to equate activism with a kind of direct action: collecting signatures, participating in a public protest, sending sharply worded letters, community organizing.
EAST LANSING, Mich — These objects contain a discernible power, one that can be used to seed connections between cultures a world apart.
EAST LANSING, Mich. — On the sprawling grounds of Michigan State University, the Eli and Edythe Broad Art Museum is a sleek, modernistic storehouse amidst the dull brick buildings that populate the campus.